Pre-reading questions (2), post-reading questions (3) and extension activities (4) for Louise Fatio's The Happy Lion - A reading of this story can also be found on YouTube. This can be used for sub plans too!
PowerPoint presentation with the types of leads and books that have these beginnings. If you don't own these books, many are on YouTube. I put this on the iPad and let the kids swipe from page to page and they were very excited to hear the hooks!
An adorable cut and paste activity to be use with "There was an Old Lady who Swallowed a Clover" by Lucille Colandro - Great for a variety of ages! You can access a reading of the book on YouTube if you don't have a copy of this great story! Your
Balanced Literacy, Reading Strategies, St. Patrick's Day